Primary Care Pharmacist

Regional Services · Taranaki, Central
Department Regional Services
Employment Type Permanent Full Time
Minimum Experience Experienced

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Primary Care Pharmacist– Taranaki Extended Care Team

Fixed term to 6 January 2024, Full-time available (will consider part-time applications)


E manawanui ana mātou kia hauora te katoa ahakoa he aha te momo mauiui. 

Mā ngā ratonga tautoko katoa e puāwai ai te hāpori, kia anga whakamua te

hauora o te iwi Māori.


‘Ko te whāinga matua kia kākano rua ai ngā whakahaere o Pinnacle.  Mā te piri tahi me te mahi ngātahi ka whakawhanake ai te oranga o te iwi māori me te ahurea o te ao māori.

Mēnā e tautoko ana i tēnei tirohanga whānui, e hiahia ana te noho ki tētahi rōpū aweawe tēnā whakapā mai ki a mātou’.


‘Pinnacle is committed to explicitly closing the Māori health inequity gap and creating an organisational culture that fully embraces Te Tiriti o Waitangi and Te Ao Māori.  If you would like to be a key contributor and part of a team to influence change, then please don’t hesitate to reach out for a kōrero. We would love to hear from you’. 


We are seeking a Pharmacist to join our extended care team. You will work with patients, whānau and their healthcare providers to deliver a clinical pharmacist service that improves medicines’ therapeutic effectiveness. If you are a person passionate about supporting individuals and whānau on their hauora journey, enhancing their own capacity to take care of their wellbeing, then this could just be the role for you.


As a key member of the extended care team of pharmacists, dietitians and social workers, you will be contributing to the collective team knowledge and support for the wellbeing of our community. In return for your professional skills and innovative outlook, we’ll provide you with an environment that allows you to professionally and personally flourish and you’ll be joining our team of clinical pharmacists across the Pinnacle Midlands Health Network who will provide collegial support.


To be successful in this role you will have:

  • Be a NZ registered pharmacist holding an annual practising certificate with no restrictions, and current indemnity insurance.
  • A postgraduate diploma in clinical pharmacy or equivalent (or working towards)
  • relevant clinical/community pharmacy experience
  • a passion for improving patient health through evidence based best practice
  • demonstrated knowledge and experience of Māori models of health and wellbeing
  • a keen ability to develop and maintain key relationships within a multi-disciplinary team, external agencies and supports.


This is a fixed term, full-time position, however part-time hours would be considered.

For more detailed information please download the position description.

You will be based from either our New Plymouth or Hawera office (flexible depending on where you live) and be joining a great work environment - collaborative, flexible and future-focused. Pinnacle Midlands Health Network is committed to making sure our people reach their professional goals.

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  • Location
    Taranaki, Central
  • Department
    Regional Services
  • Employment Type
    Permanent Full Time
  • Minimum Experience